Quick update – I’ll be releasing a new app for iOS, called the CPM Calculator. ‘Cost per Thousand’ (CPM) is an advertising and sales standard unit of measurement, but let’s face it, it’s a major pain to work with. This

Hey everyone, I promised I would be back soon!  I haven’t posted any of my original music to this site yet, as I’ve kept it relegated mostly to guitar building and modifying, but there’s a time for everything! Besides working

Let me say this up front – this post should have been titled, “Cut the Guitar Body, Don’t Cut Corners”.  More on that later.  Today, I’ll be moving on to my “scratch” build guitar full time.  That doesn’t mean I’ll

After six months, and lots of work, the day has come for final assembly.  Thank God!  This is the point in the project that you just want to be done, play the thing, and move on to the next project.

Now I’m not going to get into the complete step-by-step of how to wire this guitar’s pickups, as that can be found just about anywhere on the Internet.  As a reference, I used this schematic, as found on the Seymour

The home stretch continues.  Today, we’ll install the 7-String Floyd Rose tremolo bridge.  You may recall from a previous post, we discussed installing the 7-string locking nut in the guitar’s neck.  This isn’t quite as straightforward, but wasn’t that large

So here’s where it gets fun.  This whole time, I’ve been calling this project the 7-String LED Guitar (LD-1), so now it’s time to step up. After all, if the LED lighting looks shitty, then I would just be left

We’re down to the home stretch on this guitar!  You may remember the last post described how to install the Grover tuning machines and Floyd Rose locking nut into the 7-String neck.  Today’s post will be brief, as there isn’t